Weatherford has a total population of 19,000 and a student population of 5,384. Of these students, 5,384 are enrolled in schools that offer business administration programs.
Of the 1 business administration schools in Weatherford, the largest business administration school, by student population, is Weatherford College. In 2010, Weatherford College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in business administration.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a business administration degree in Weatherford. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,161 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Weatherford business administration schools was an average of $14,541 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a business administration program in Weatherford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,380 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,936.
Many business administration graduates choose to work as general managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Weatherford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 153,780 general managers in Texas, 11,950 were working in the greater Weatherford area. The government projects that the number of general managers in Weatherford will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for general managers.